Excellent questions, excellent. They're the kind of "archetypal" questions Jung
would have been proud of.
From: Jackson Masters <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Monday, 3 November, 2008 9:48:35
Subject: [Zen] Zen Losers
Are most young people that seek "enlightenment" and buy the Zen books
I mean, who hasn't been to the Barnes and Noble bookstores and seen
some youth with a scraggly beard (a splotchy hairy face, not really a
beard) or some girl with hairy legs and under-arms, sitting there
reading Zen books and looking smug and angry???
When you visit a Zen Temple is there one side of the wall where all
the losers sit, the misfits, the malcontents, the folks who don't fit
in anywhere and go to the Zen Temple seeking vindication of their